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The Queensland coroner has recommended an internal inquiry into the police investigation into the death of a Townsville woman in the state's north, after handing down an open finding at the inquest.
Tongan delegates, from left, Losaline Ma'asi and Nunia Mone. Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission meeting, Cairns, Australia.
At the airport in Brisbane, Australia, sniffer dogs got very interested in the luggage of Justin Bieber and his entourage the other day, says the Sydney Daily Telegraph.
According to local news reports , a document released by the China Meteorological Administration says that from 2015, local weather authorities will be allowed to use cloud seeding to create rain and clear the country's notorious smog .
Mission Beach boaties Nancy Lowe and Richard Giuliany say the government should cut its losses and not waste any more money on the new $3.3 million Clump Point jetty Photo John Andersen MISSION Beach's new jetty has been slammed as a $3.3 million white elephant because it is too short for boaties to launch their crafts.
Defense contractor Leonard Francis, right, shown in this courtroom sketch with his attorney Patrick Swan, Judge David Bartick and prosecutor Robert Huie, left, during his appearance in federal court in San Diego on Nov. 21. After a month at sea, the 5,000 sailors aboard the USS George Washington couldn't wait to hit the bars, legalized brothels and ... (more)
Queensland police say the victims of a machete attack in Rockhampton have terrible wounds to their legs, arms and bodies.
CENTRAL Station shut down, 30-strong motorcades crawling city streets and entire city blocks wrapped in barricades.
China's largest privately-owned agribusiness has taken a majority stake Australia's fourth biggest beef processor for an undisclosed sum.
A Queensland man gave his Thai mistress a gold ring, saying he wanted to marry her before allegedly murdering his wife two months later.
LAWYERS for an asylum seeker family with a four-week-old baby born in Brisbane slam "callous" government and apply for protection visa.
Rhys Alexander Davis appeared before Magistrate Bernadette Callaghan in Noosa Court and praised her for standing up for his rights.
The clubs are assembling a $500,000 war chest for the showdown, which could be launched before Christmas, and have employed NSW Hells Angels barrister Wayne Baffsky to lead the charge.